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Pre-Requisite Skills, Technology Requirements and Dispositions for Distance Learning

This tutorial is licensed for use by individuals who purchased this CD. All other use of the materials requires a separate license with the author. This is the HTML version in the Class folder, used to follow the weblinks. An up-to-date version is stored on Dr. Barrett’s website at the link listed below.

An online Learning Management System (LMS) site has been set up to support the reflection components of this class. Go to http://electronicportfolios.org/CDclass/ to gain access to the online community. Use the code 123456 to set up a personal account on the LMS site. Watch for announcements on that web page that are available only to purchasers of this CD.

ePortfolio Intro - Getting started and introductions; ePortfolio Literature and creating a plan; software options and the portfolio development process; developing the digital archive (Excel); building a reflective portfolio (Word) and evaluation.

ePortfolio Tools - Looking at the following common software tools for creating ePortfolios: PowerPoint, Acrobat, Netscape; creating a digital storytelling artifact using a digital video editing program such as iMovie or Pinnacle Studio; creata a rubric and evaluation.

ePortfolio Web - Preparing the ePortfolio for publishing in a variety of formats: CD-ROM, WWW, videotape, DVD and emerging technologies; more literature on e-portfolio research; finalize portfolio and final evaluation.

Course Content Guide:
Electronic Portfolio Development (3 credits)
Course Content Guides (1 credit each) Credit #1 - Credit #2 - Credit #3


Distance Course Policies
Getting Started (Week 1)
Module 1
- Module 2 - Module 3

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